American tourist dies after falling down a cliff during Mt. Agung hike

A middle-aged man from the US tragically died following a climbing accident on Mt. Agung on Friday. Authorities evacuated the sufferer’s physique from the location the following day. 

The 51-year-old US nationwide, recognized solely as Kevin by Karangasem’s Search and Rescue Company, reportedly went on a bunch hike with different vacationers on Thursday. They started their trek at round 11pm ranging from the Pengubengan Besakih climbing level.

The group had hiked to 2,700 meters above sea stage by round 9am when Kevin reportedly slipped and plummeted down a cliff, which measured 10 meters in depth. 

Kevin reportedly suffered accidents on his head, toes, and waist.

A spokesman with Karangasem’s Search and Rescue Company, Gusti Ngurah Eka Widnyana, stated in a press release over the weekend that Kevin obtained first help assist from fellow hikers, one among whom occurred to be a well being skilled. 

“At round 12:30pm, the sufferer was positioned onto a stretcher and was unconscious. A number of hours later, our crew member on the sphere reported to us that the sufferer drew his final breath,” stated Gusti.

The lifeless physique of the American citizen arrived on the Pengubengan climbing level simply previous midnight and was instantly delivered to the closest hospital.

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